If you're looking for a full-time IT position or you're atemporary IT worker hoping to nab a few more projects, theenhancements Techies.com is adding to its site are worthinvestigating.
Techies.com helps IT professionals search for jobs in 10U.S. cities; it plans to be in 48 cities by next year. Thesite's reach will expand next week when it unveils a two-year agreement with America Online Inc.'s Digital City toshare content and resources. Job listings on Techies.com'scareer communities will be integrated into correspondingDigital City sites in Austin, Texas; Boston; Chicago;Dallas; Denver; Minneapolis; Phoenix; Portland, Ore.; St.Paul, Minn.; and Seattle. By year's end, Techies.com willintegrate sites for another 13 cities with Digital City.
Techies.com offers career-planning tools such as trainingschedules, articles, and reference materials; a job-searchengine; online career fairs; and virtual tours of companieslooking to fill positions. In June, the site will addevents, seminars, and career "tips and tricks" areas.Techies.com will host chat rooms for each city this summerso IT professionals can discuss real-world technologyissues. The site also plans to include recommendedtechnology books and to partner with technology book andother resource sites.